Laps with the Chaps Sunset 5K Run/Walk & 1-Mile Dash

Registration is now open! 

(See the Register page for all valid discounts.)

Weather forecast for race day is 60 degrees and sunny!


All net proceeds benefit College of DuPage scholarships


Saturday, October 19, 2013

New in 2013

  • $200 Visa gift cards awarded to the Top Overall male and female runners and the "Middle of the Pack" winner.
  • All 5K participants are eligible to win a free iPad!
  • Start AND finish chip timed!
  • 1-Mile Youth Dash at 5 p.m., after the 5K
  • New course!
  • $20 gift card to Naperville Running Company for age group winners (Medals for top 3).

College of DuPage is continuing a new tradition! Once again, we invite you and your family to participate in the Laps with the Chaps 5K Run/Walk (CARA certified). Prizes will be awarded for different age groups and the overall winner. (USATF Certification # IL-13143-JW)

  • Free moon jumper
  • Door prize drawing
  • Free kids games
  • Free pre/post-injury screening and stretching

Advanced Registration through October 16

  • 5K (Individual Registrant): $30
  • 5K (Team Member)*: $25
  • 1-Mile Youth Dash : $5

*Last day to register as a Team is October 14 at 5 p.m.

See the Register page for all valid discounts. Consider forming a team! All it takes is three people to join in on some light-hearted competition. See the Teams page for more details.

All net proceeds from this event will benefit College of DuPage scholarships. We are proud to announce that the 2012 Laps with the Chaps raised over $14,700 toward student scholarships! 

Did You Know...

Since 1967, College of DuPage has provided quality education for the residents of District 502, which includes most of DuPage County and portions of Cook and Will counties. More than 25 percent of high school graduates in the district choose COD. Each semester, we welcome more than 30,000 credit and non-credit students. We are truly your community college, offering affordable, quality education that is the value of a lifetime.

Contact Information

CARA CertifiedFor More Information:
Ami Chambers
Race Co-Director
(630) 942-3823

Thank you to our 2013 sponsors

Naperville Running Company

Tandus Flooring

Vortex Commercial Flooring

WDCB - 90.9 FM Public Radio

Advantage Wellness Clinic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Athletico Physical Therapy - Better for every body.

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Laps With the Chaps 2012


Second Annual Laps with the Chaps 5K Run/Walk

College of DuPage hosted its second annual Laps With the Chaps 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 20, 2012.

College of DuPage's Foundation Scholarship 2012


Foundation Scholarship Reception

Recognition ceremony for scholarship recipients. Winners of the scholarship and the donors who made the scholarships possible are brought together every October.